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Costello collaborations to feature on Macca re-release

Costello collaborations to feature on Macca re-release

December 18
08:34 2016

Paul McCartney’s 1989 Flowers in the Dirt album featuring several songs Elvis Costello co-wrote  – and one song on which he duetted with the ex-Beatle – will be reissued in 2017. The US release will be the first under his new pact with Capitol Records, announced in August.The reissue will include previoulsy unheard demos and will be available in a 2-CD special edition, on vinyl over 2 LPs and a deluxe edition with 3 CDs and a DVD plus books. Digital downloads will be made available of all tracks and 16 extra tracks will be available only through download.According to Billboard, the deluxe edition will include the 13-track album remastered at Abbey Road Studios and two added discs with 18 bonus tracks of previously unreleased demos, both the original and 1988 demo versions done by McCartney and Costello for the album of nine songs.

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Martin Nethercutt

Martin Nethercutt

Martin A Nethercutt is a writer, singer, producer and loves music. Creative Director at McCartney Studios Editor-in-Chief at McCartney Times Creator-in-Chief at Geist Musik President (title) at McCartney Multimedia, Inc. Went to Albert-Schweitzer-Schule Kassel Lives in Playa del Rey From Kassel, Germany Married to Ruth McCartney

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